The Supreme Court will examine whether overhead power cables in natural habitats of the Great Indian Bustards can be replaced with underground ones to save these birds.
These birds are reported lydieing after colliding with power lines running through their habitats.
About Great Indian Bustards (GIB):
IUCN Red List
Recently, Kenya has refused to take part in the proceedings of the International Court of Justice
(ICJ) over its maritime border dispute with Somalia.
Neighbouring Countries: South Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Tanzania, Uganda.
Related Water Bodies: Indian Ocean, Lake Victoria, Lake Rudolf/Turkana.
Capital City: Nairobi